Tuesday, November 01, 2005

Puritan pundits

Bob Somerby over at The Daily Howler is amazed by Howard Kurtz' latest column;

The underlying issue in the Plame debacle—the alleged manipulation of intelligence used to justify a war and retaliating against a critic, Joe Wilson, who challenged that effort—is arguably more important than the Clinton-era debates over whether oral sex was sex.

Of course, having your cigar rolled during a time of war is much worse.